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Microeconomics for Development (Module)

Module description

This non-regional optional module introduces the key microeconomic issue of economic development in developing countries, including topics such as poverty, human capital and investment and financial resources. It will provide a modern analytical and empirical approach with an emphasis on the most recent developments in the field. The main focus of this module is not only on the least developing countries, but on the economic development in middle-income countries as well.

*Please note that module information is indicative and may change from year to year.

Staff information

Taught by: Yundan Gong

Teaching pattern

Taught in: Semester 1

Module assessment - more information

1 x Team Problem Set (50%); and 1 x 2 Hour Exam (50%)

Key information

Module code 5YYD0016

Credit level 5

Assessment coursework written examination/s

Credit value 15 credits

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module Yes